Search the Archive

Your Money, Your Choice (Israel: US-Built Transmitters) #138915

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 09, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report on how the American tax dollar is spent introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) Plans for an American-funded project to construct 16 radio transmitters in the Israeli desert to broadcast into Soviet central Asia, where Western signals had been jammed by the Communists, featured; diagram and scenes shown of the site. The Board for International Broadcasting said wanting to continue with the 250 million project despite suggestions from a US commission that Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty be phased out now that the Cold War has ended. [Broadcasting board chairman Malcolm FORBES, Junior - defends project.] [Retired American diplomat Walter ROBERTS - offers an alternative.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Other ways in which the 250 million could be spent outlined on screen.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John
Duration:
00:02:50

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.